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Transit engineering council created to improve infrastructure in Ontario

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May 1, 2014 by STAFF REPORT

Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO) and Metrolinx are joining forces in an effort to enhance the design and construction of transit and transportation infrastructure across Ontario.

CEO and Metrolinx have signed a memorandum of understanding to establish the Consulting Engineers of Ontario (CEO)/Metrolinx Joint Transit Engineering Council. The council will be made up of members from CEO and Metrolinx who have experience in engineering procurement and contract administration policies and practices.

It will act as the forum for discussion and consultation on matters of mutual interest, specifically, Metrolinx’s delivery of its Capital Construction Program and its Regional Transportation Plan for the Greater Toronto Hamilton Area  – the Big Move.
Issues of interest will include: procurement, specifications, contracts, document and delivery models.